Updates 

The fifth Emotion Recognition in the Wild challenge 2017 - [LINK

[11/11/2016] Challenge winners announced below on this page
[04/10/2016] Preliminary program schedule posted
[19/09/2016] CFP: IEEE International Conference on Identity, Security, Behavior Analysis (ISBA) 2017 
[31/07/2016] Paper submission deadline extended to 10th August (firm deadline).
[21/07/2016] Paper submission portal open
[13/07/2016] Group-level emotion test data released
[09/07/2016] FAQ section updated
[08/07/2016] Test data for video based emotion recognition sub-challenge released; Details updated on Paper submission and Challenge details pages
[29/06/2016] Submitting results details added
[18/06/2016] AFEW 6.0 meta-data uploaded in the OneDrive link; Dates section updated
[27/05/2016] Challenge details and FAQ pages updated
[24/05/2016] Group-level emotion sub-challenge data released; The challenge details page has been updated.
[25/04/2016] Aligned faces, features and facial points for AFEW 6.0 Train and Val sets uploaded on the OneDrive links. New FAQ section.  
[21/04/2016] Sub-challenges details page is online. The video based emotion recognition sub-challenge Train and Val data is shared.
[15/04/2016] AFEW Train and Val data will be released on 20/04/2016.

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Challenge Winners!

Video based emotion recognition

1 Team Xers - Y. Fan, X. Lu, D. Li, and Y. Liu. Video-based Emotion Recognition Using CNN-RNN and C3D Hybrid Networks

2 Team CCL – A. Yao, D. Cai, P. Hu, S. Wang, L. Shan, Y. Chen - HoloNet: towards robust emotion recognition in the wild

3 Team Bravi - S. Bargal, E. Barsoum, C. Ferrer Canton, and C. Zhang. Emotion Recognition in the Wild from Videos using Images


3 Team SEU – J. Yan, W. Zheng, Z Cui, C. Tang, T. Zhang, Y. Zong, and N. Sun – Multi-cue Fusion for Emotion Recognition in the Wild

Group based emotion recognition 

1 Team NUS - J. Li, S. Roy, J. Feng, and T. Sim - Happiness Level Prediction with Sequential Inputs via Multiple Regressions

2 Team ADSC - V. Vonikakis, Y. Yazici, V. Dung Nguyen, and S. Winkler - Group happiness assessment using geometric features and dataset balancing

3 Team BNU - B. Sun, Q. Wei, L. Li, Q. Xu, J. He, and L. Yu - LSTM for Dynamic Emotion and Group Emotion Recognition in the Wild

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The fourth Emotion Recognition in the Wild (EmotiW) 2016 challenge will be held at ACM International Conference on Multimodal Interaction (ICMI) 2016, Tokyo. EmotiW 2016 consists of two sub-challenges: 

1. Video based emotion recognition 
2. Group based emotion recognition 

Third EmotiW Challenge was organised at ACM ICMI 2015, Seattle [EmotiW 2015]
Second EmotiW Challenge was organised at ACM ICMI 2014, Istanbul [EmotiW 2014]
First EmotiW Challenge was organised at ACM ICMI 2013, Sydney [EmotiW 2013]

Other event of interest we are organising-

Third Workshop on Computer Vision for Affective Computing (CV4AC) @ Asian Conference on Computer Vision 2016 [LINK]